ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) supremo on Saturday made it overtly clear on political foes that preparations for forthcoming general elections 2018 have been completed.
He was addressing workers’ convention in Islamabad. Khan stated that first rule of competition is to never underestimate your opponents whereas he revealed that protest on tickets’ issue had inflicted pain on him. “[As many as] 4000 people filed applications for ticket. We can’t award ticket to everyone”, asserted Khan.
Taking a jibe at arch rivals, Khan apprised attendants that they [read Sharif family] were caught red handed in Panama Papers case. Khan taunted that duo of father-daughter [Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz] were crying as they were subjected to great injustice. “If a lay man had laundered money in place of Nawaz Sharif, he would have been in Adiala Jail by now”, Khan said. He forecasted that Asif Ali Zardari will join forces of Nawaz Sharif in the upcoming polls. Keeping verbal onslaught up, Khan inquired how many hospitals, roads, varsities of international standards have been erected by former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif [in his tenure]. He went on to say that son-in-law of junior Sharif has absconded abroad as National Accountability Bureau launced graft proceedings against him. NNI